This Hair Clip Could Save Your Life In An Emergency

A Swiss Army knife that’ll keep your bangs out of your eyes? Yes, please.

1. If you’ve got long hair, chances are, you’ve probably got a couple dozen of these lying around:

2. Well Yaakov Goldberg, an industrial design student at Israel’s Holon Institute of Technology, decided to take the basic barrette up a notch. He created a hair clip with several super-useful tool options.

3. Hold up, though! Goldberg originally created it for his religiously observant Jewish male friends, who use the clips to hold their kippas in place. Like so:

“For years I dreamed of an ‘upgraded’ kippa clip and I always saw my religious friends using their kippa clip for all sorts of things,” he told the Hebrew-language website “I decided to take the idea one step forward and prove that one can truly use a kippa clip for any use.”

4. You can use it to score fruit, open or measure stuff — plus it has three screwdrivers and a wrench.


7. Plus, you can do this:

Which, cool.

8. And saw through rope using the clip’s serrated edge.

9. You can find it for $9.99 at Animi Causa.

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